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November’s top content includes a definitive roundup of step-by-step cardiac procedures, a featured profile packed with valuable insights, a sneak peek at a few Resident Video Competition submissions... More
May 24, 2021
This video tutorial demonstrates the surgical anatomy along the extrapleural plane in the right chest, the pathological features of malignant pleural mesothelioma, and the techniques of extrapleural pneumonectomy.
May 12, 2021
This video demonstrates a VATS left lower lobe lobectomy procedure, using the fissure last approach in a patient who had pulmonary sequestration with inflammatory lymph nodes in the hilum.
April 28, 2021
This video demonstrates a subxiphoid left S3 segmentectomy, as a day surgery radical oncological treatment of an early stage lung cancer in an elderly patient.
April 22, 2021
This video demonstrates robotic-assisted division of an aberrant retroesophageal right subclavian artery utilizing a right-sided approach.
April 21, 2021
This video demonstrates how to perform robotic right middle lobe lobectomy.
April 19, 2021
This video describes the Moffitt Technique for robotic surgery.
April 14, 2021
This video demonstrates how near infra-red imaging technology can be used to enhance visualization of anatomical lung segments for segmentectomy.
April 7, 2021
In this video, we present a patient with a recurrent paraesophageal hernia who underwent robot-assisted laparoscopic re-do paraesophageal hernia repair with Nissen fundoplication.
April 2, 2021
This video demonstrates robotic assisted resection of intralobar pulmonary sequestration with the aid of indocyanine green dye and near infrared imaging.
March 25, 2021
The objective of this video is to present the case of a successful tracheobronchoplasty performed in an adult patient with a membranous tracheobronchomalacia.

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